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Oslo Youth Hostel Haraldsheim

2.0 of 5 Hostel   |   Haraldsheimveien 4 | Grefsen, Oslo 409, Norway
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Dublin, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing breakfast and room service. The place is really clean and new and has a big and cute common kitchen. The receptionists were sympathetic and helpful. The location is good by metro. Furthermore is perfect for couples or two travellers, because private rooms are not so more expensive than shared ones. It was sure the better choice!

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Tvedestrand, Norway
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12 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

Slept here last night actually and had a okay stay. I think the rooms is a bit too small, especially the bathrooms, hard for a large guy as me to fit. The breakfast is great for hostels. And the wifi with good connection everywhere is very appreciated.

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Risskov, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

Good service, free wifi, fine breakfast, value for money, calm guests, good parking place, fast service, good view from the main entrance againt south over Oslo and the Habour. The staff is very helpful, speak norwagian, english and german

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Rayong, Thailand
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

Very friendly and helpful staff, nice breakfast and good facilities. From Oslo central station (or Jernbanetorget), take Tram no.17 direction of Sinsen-Grefsen stasjon to Sinsenkrysset bus stop. When you get off from the Tram at Sinsenkrysset bus stop, the Youth hostel is on the hill behind Football field. Just follow a sign of Youth Hostel near the bus stop.. the... More

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San Francisco, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

The title says it all - that's the main logo. It is a bit out of town - a 25 minute tram ride from the center, but in a quiet peaceful location and the buffet breakfast is a bonus in an expensive place like Norway

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Dublin, Ireland
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19 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

This is how a hostel should be run. It"s a little outside of the city (about 4km), but a lovely free ride by bike into the city (Oslo is like the Scandinavian San Francisco). The whole place is designed to make it as communal as possible. I loved the vibe in this place. The staff are very warm and helpful.... More

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Folkestone, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

Although situated a little way out of Oslo, this hostel is easy to get to and well worth the journey. The view of Oslo from the hostel is amazing. The staff are very friendly and extremely helpful. The rooms are clean and comfortable and the hostel faclities are brilliant. Great breakfast too. We would thoroughly recommend this hostel for all... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013 via mobile

Close from the center of the city with the subway which is right below the hostel after the park (10 min, line 6) Stayed in the new building, the rooms are better than some hotels I went in! 70€ for a single room, you won't find a better price in this expensive city..

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013

We are a family of six on a budget and therefore this hostel was the cheapest in Oslo. It was a bit out of town but the public transport made up for it- the tram and bus are extremely close and the metro within walking distance. Our room was on the small side but perfectly acceptable. The staff were extremely... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2013

Big hostel that also has a motel attached. Caters for schools and other groups as well as individuals. Basic but comfortable room with four bunks, lockers, washbasin etc. Large washrooms along corridor - properly cleaned and serviced. TV / common rooms. Well equipped kitchen. Breakfast included in price - great value. Friendly service. Limited but nice view over the city.... More

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Address: Haraldsheimveien 4 | Grefsen, Oslo 409, Norway
Location: Norway > Eastern Norway > Oslo
Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 29 Specialty lodging in Oslo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Oslo Youth Hostel Haraldsheim 2*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Oslo Youth Hostel Haraldsheim is located 4 km (2.5 miles) from downtown Oslo, in safe and attractive surroundings with a splendid view of the city and the Oslo Fjord. Haraldsheim is an ideal starting point for seeing Oslo's sights and for forest treks both summer and winter. Haraldsheim has 69 rooms and a total of 268 beds. Most of the rooms are 4-bed rooms which can also be rented as 3-bed, 2-bed and single rooms. En-suite bathrooms are found in 40 of the rooms. Shower areas and toilets are available in the corridors as well. All rooms have hot and cold tap water. Nine of the rooms are specially adapted to accommodate physically disabled guests. Sleeping bags are not allowed. Guest kitchen and living room can be used by all guests. A generous breakfast buffet is included in the price. Haraldsheim Youth Hostel has free parking for cars and buses, and is easy to reach by public transportation. ... more   less 
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